Wajeeha Al-Baharna, Board Chair, Bahrain
Mrs. Wajeeha Al-Baharna is the President of the Bahrain Women Association, which focuses on women empowerment, environmental awareness and anti-child abuse programs. She is also Vice-President of Altajdeed Cultural and Social Society and a member of the Arab Thought Forum (Jordan). In addition, she directs Bridging the Gulf's program for women empowerment. Mrs. Al-Baharna holds a M.sc. in Environmental Science and a Ph.D. in Environmental Management from Madison University, in addition to a B.Sc. in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Kuwait, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration from Bahrain university.